Central Austin is known for it’s vibrant nightlife and daily events. It surrounds downtown and is home to some of Austin’s finest neighborhoods. Central Austin real estate has everything from small cottages to estates with a couple of acres. It’s a very eclectic part of town with old established huge oaks, beautiful architecture and incredible access to downtown. People who live in Central Austin are only a few minutes drive or close enough to walk or ride their bike to downtown.
Neighborhoods in Central Austin are filled with tree-lined streets, and a few like Tarrytown & Deep Eddy, run along Lake Austin. If you want to live close to downtown but still want a quiet place to call home this is a place you probably want to look to live. Home prices are more expensive in Central Austin than other parts of town for an equivalent property, because of it’s location and proximity to downtown.